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If not for the modern-day goods sold in the retail establishments, you might think Galena was frozen in time. The six-block Main Street boasts striking examples of various architectural styles, ranging from French Colonial to Greek Revival, and a whopping 85% of the town is a national historic district. General Ulysses S. Grant, the 18th U.S. President, lived here...
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October 4, 2014 - October 4, 2014
Galena's Eastside Riverfront
Annual German celebration featuring non-stop live music, wiener dog races, polka dancing and lessons, German-style and food and beverage, bouncehouse and games ...
November 21, 2014 - November 22, 2014
Galena Cellars Winery
Join us as we celebrate the French-inspired tradition of Nouveau, previewing a sampling of the vintage from the fall harvest. In Galena Illinois we celebrate...
December 13, 2014 - December 13, 2014
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Don't miss one of the most beautiful and romantic visions of the year. From the Main Street to the hills overlooking the park, all of Galena will be glowing. En...
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